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#blog #ShepherdsHut front & rear sections..

When they say kit form… they really mean kit form! No parts are formally marked and the inventory list has no illustrative pictures – we measured everything in order to identify it – then labelled it ourselves. When it comes

Posted in Ye Olde Shepherds Hut

Ye Olde Shepherds Hut….in pieces !

Last month, February 1/2 term to be prezact! We had a delivery….. No…not a forklift!… a nicely packaged German/Netherlands product via Tuin in Norfolk. Our glamping option. Consequently I’ve been clearing out space in the workshop so as to have

Posted in Ye Olde Shepherds Hut

Dark Skies….valleys style!

Dark Sky Wales is proud to be part of the fantastic Welsh Government funded project that has seen the South Wales Valleys gain recognition for their dark skies. This video put together as part of the funding and produced by

Posted in Wales

Exciting news for 2016… #Glamping

  We are really excited to announce our new arrival. It was always in the pipeline – because the setting is perfect.   We have some work to do on the pitch, which will boast it’s own fire pit, decking, patio

Posted in News

Draconid meteor shower tonight!!! #blog

We have had some absolutely stunning evenings in September and so far in October too! Predominantly tonight and tomorrow we have the chance to see some more meteors, and don’t forget too look out for the International Space Station zooming over

Posted in News

#Indiansummer…. yes please!

It’s the chillier end of the summer…(commonly known as Autumn!). The summer colours are being slowly replaced with those reddy browns, and that means it’s time to prepare the winter fuel!…. sooooo stand up if you have a woodburner, now,

Posted in News

Gallery update

We’ve updated our Gallery page on the website with more pictures of the campsite.

Posted in Wales

Mobbed by gosling luuuurve!

I thought it would be great to get a photo of the Gosling’s sitting on Liberty’s lap – they have always been happy to sit there. This was easy when they were no bigger than your hand, but now they look (and

Posted in Animals

A short video of our bathroom facilities

Before starting the campsite, we looked through campsite forums, to see what people liked and didn’t like. The biggest annoyance for campers seemed to be poor washroom facilities, one of our goals was to ensure we would never have complaints

Posted in News

#blog catch up part 3.. I’m on a roll

Do you recall I had a hankering for bringing Geese to the campsite? well… a suitable trio presented themselves to me, and I just could not resist. I have absolutely no idea of their gender but I know I’ll be

Posted in Animals, News

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Hello! Willow Springs Campsite is a family business which is located in the beautiful Afan valley in South Wales, UK.

This is our blog where we share latest news and updates from our small holding.

Best wishes
Marc, Jude and Liberty